Rex Wayne Surrett

Sunday, October 18, 1964 - Friday, October 2, 2020

In Loving Memory

Photo of Rex Wayne Surrett  - 1964-2020

Maggie Valley- Rex Wayne Surrett, age 55, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 2, 2020.

Rex was born October 18, 1964 in Buncombe County to the late Guy Gaither Surrett and the late Mary Ann Marler Surrett. He had made his home in Maggie Valley for the past 20 years and was a talented self-employed carpenter, constructing many houses throughout the area. Rex was an avid fisherman and he loved spending time outdoors among the mountains. Mr. Surrett was a member of Redmon Church in Leicester. He shall be deeply missed by family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Albert, Bobby, and Mark Surrett.

Surviving are his sister, Carol Fisher of Virginia; an aunt, Eva Turner of Leicester, and several nieces and nephews.

To honor his wishes no formal funeral services will be held for Mr. Surrett. Burial will be in Paynes Chapel Cemetery in Leicester.

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Surrett family.


Condolences from family and friends

Rex was a good friend of mine, he rented my house for many years and he called me when they put him in hospice He will be missed. Prayers for the family and and may God hold you in His hands.
Vicky Howell
I sure always wanted to see Rex again. Haven seen him in 32 years when me and his brother split up. He was my favorite brother in law. Now he’s with his moma. Maryann has gotten her boys back.
Barbara Arrowood
Rex was my neighbor for alot of years. My family & I always liked him. He was quiet yet friendly He will be missed.
Cheryl Moody